ISBN 0723429499 · Hardback · 704 Pages · 978 Illustrations
Comprehensive Urology is an exciting new reference designed with one purpose - to help the urologist and surgeon care for patients with urologic disorders and improve the standard of care they provide.
Visually stunning full colour format - the innovative presentation and design renders information clear and accessible
Packed with explanatory artworks, graphs and tables, together with 'aide memoires', clinical and imaging photographs
Comprehensive coverage and a critical referencing system - covers all areas necessary when diagnosing, treating and managing a patient
Clinically focused with basic science integrated throughout - reflects the way urologists practice
International renowned editors and contributor team - ensures the best possible coverage of the specialty
Concisely and consistently written - a unique single-volume reference tool for trainee and practising urologists
The latest information on topics such as chemotherapy and radiotherapy of urologic malignancies, lasers in urology, genitourinary trauma, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy.
The complete range of clinical conditions that denote urologic disease, including paediatric urology, benign conditions of the upper and lower urinary tract, urological oncology and andrology.
The methodology of investigative urology, covering bladder function, imaging modalities, endoscopy and laparoscopy.
Easy-to-access information for the busy urologist.
Coverage of investigation, diagnosis and management, complications - their management and avoidance, and post-operative care.
A full-colour pathology review.
Landmarks in the History of Urology
SECTION 1: BASIC SCIENCE
Clinical Embryology of the Urinary Tract,
Applied Anatomy of the Urinary Tract,
Applied Physiology of the Urinary Tract
SECTION 2: INVESTIGATIVE UROLOGY
Bladder Function: Evaluation
Radiologic Imaging: Contrast Studies
Radiologic Imaging: Ultrasound, CT, and MRI
Radiologic Imaging: Pediatric Urology
Nuclear Medicine Techniques
Endoscopy: Upper Tract,
SECTION 3: PEDIATRIC UROLOGY
Congenital Diseases of the Upper Urinary Tract,
Congenital Diseases of the Lower Urinary Tract,
SECTION 4: BENIGN CONDITIONS OF THE UPPER URINARY TRACT
Urinary Tract Stones
Upper Tract Obstruction
SECTION 5: UROLOGICAL ONCOLOGY
Renal and Ureteric Tumors
Superficial Bladder Cancer,
Invasive Bladder Cancer,
Early Prostate Cancer,